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The Midlands Meander in central KwaZulu-Natal Province is a series of iconic routes along tree-lined avenues and through fertile green valleys, fields dotted with farm animals and hills overlooking natural forest, waterfalls and streams. The Meander holds some of the country’s finest scenic spots and on the routes (there are 5 in total), resident artisans and artists invite visitors into their studios while adventure activities, restaurants and interesting accommodation facilities complete the picture.
The number of activities are too many to mention and the best way to approach the Meander is to obtain a map either off the website or from the Info Centre in Pietermaritzburg. Your interest will determine the route taken, however, each one has a combination of attractions that will appeal to a diverse crowd.
For those interested in history, the Nelson Mandela Capture Site on Route 4 is recommended. This route also includes the renowned Piggly Wiggly centre where visitors can enjoy... Show more
For a more down to earth experience there are guest houses. Less expensive than hotels, they offer a more homey environment, as well as more privacy. Converted from a private house it’s a much gentler environment and for those with furry friends, there are also pet friendly options. They are usually well situated with shops and places of interest nearby. Being so small it offers a much more personal and intimate attention to it’s upkeep, leaving you with a more polished and homely experience.